Donner Lake Triathlon Schedule

Saturday July 18, 2020 events:

  • Donner Lake Kids Triathlon
  • Donner Lake SPRINT Triathlon
  • Swim Clinic

Sunday July 19, 2020 events:

  • Donner Lake OLYMPIC Triathlon
  • Donner Lake HALF Triathlon
  • Donner Lake Olympic and Half Aquabike
  • Donner Lake Olympic Duathlon
  • Donner Lake Olympic Aquathlon
  • Alpine Fresh Water Swim
  • Swim Clinic
Time Date Day Item/Function
5-7:00 PM July 17 Friday Sprint and Kids Triathlon Packet Pick-Up and Registration
5:30 PM July 17 Friday Swim Clinic
Time Date Day Item/Function
5:45 AM July 18 Saturday Sprint Transition Area Open
6:50 AM July 18 Saturday Sprint Transition Area Closed
7:00 AM July 18 Saturday Sprint Start
7:45-10:45 AM July 18 Saturday Sprint and Kids Race Finish
8:00AM-4:00 PM July 18 Saturday EXPO
8:30-10:00 AM July 18 Saturday Kids Race Packet Pick Up/Registration
8:30 AM July 18 Saturday KIDS Transition Area Open
9:15 AM July 18 Saturday Kids 11-12 yrs Race Start
9:30 AM July 18 Saturday Kids 9-10 yrs Race Start
9:45 AM July 18 Saturday Kids 7-8 yrs Race Start
10:00 AM July 18 Saturday Kids 6 & under Race Start
10:45 AM July 18 Saturday Sprint Awards, Kids Recognition
2-5:00 PM July 18 Saturday Sunday events check-in and registration
4:00 PM July 18 Saturday Sunday events race briefing and athlete meeting
Time Date Day Item/Function
5:45 AM July 19 Sunday Transition Area Open
6:50 AM July 19 Sunday Transition Area Closed
7:00 AM July 19 Sunday START: Half Tri/Aquabike/Aquathlon
7:10 AM July 19 Sunday START: Olympic Tri/Aquabike/Aquathlon
7:20 AM July 19 Sunday STRAT: Duathlon
8:00 AM July 19 Sunday START: Alpine Fresh Water Open Water Swim
8:00AM-4:00 PM July 19 Sunday EXPO
9:25 AM July 19 Sunday First Olympic Finisher Expected
10:30 AM July 19 Sunday AWARDS: Alpine Fresh Water Swim
11:30 AM July 19 Sunday First Half Finisher Expected
11:00 AM July 19 Sunday AWARDS: Olympic-Approximate Time
12:00-2:00 PM July 19 Sunday Live music
2:30 PM July 19 Sunday AWARDS: HALF-Approximate Time

Wave Start Times and Swim Cap Colors:

TBA

All scheduled activities are based at West End Beach/Donner Lake/Truckee, CA

15888 South Shore Drive

Cut Off Times for the Half Distance Race

  • Swim: 8:15AM  1 hour and 10 minutes after the final HALF swim wave start.
  • Bike: 12:50 PM  5 hours and 30 minutes after the final HALF swim wave start.
  • Run: 1:50 PM   2nd lap 6 hours and 30 minutes after the final HALF swim wave start.
  • Run: 3:50 PM   8 hours and 30 minutes after the final HALF swim wave start.
  • The race will officially end 8 hours and 30 minutes after the final HALF swim wave start at 3:50 PM

Important Packet Pickup Notes

 ID is Required

  •  At registration, ALL athletes are required to show photo ID.  Every single participant must have a photo ID, this includes all relay participants. Youth athletes without an ID must be accompanied by a parent/guardian with a photo ID.
  •  Annual USAT members are required to bring their membership card.

Packets

  • Athletes may only pick up their own packets. Under no circumstances may an athlete pick up a packet for another person. Regarding relays, all relay members must be present to receive the packet, or split up the relay packet for each participant.
  • If an athlete does not bring a photo ID to packet pickup they have two options:
    • Find it
    • Have someone fax them a copy of their photo ID
  • If an athlete does not bring their USAT membership card to packet pickup they have three options:
    • Find it
    • Locate internet access where a temporary card can be printed
    • Purchase a one-day membership for $12, which can later be applied to a membership renewal by submitting a receipt of purchase

USAT Membership Fees

  • Adult Annual Membership – $50
  • Adult One-day Membership – $15. Must pay by Check or Cash, no credit card.
    • Available at onsite registration only.
  •  Youth (age 17 and under) Annual Membership – $15
  • Youth One-day Membership – $10. Must pay by Check or Cash, no credit card.
    • Available at onsite registration only.
  • One Day Membership:
    • Athletes that need to purchase a one-day license must sign the USAT waiver if it was not included on the event registration form or process. Annual members do not have to sign a waiver at packet pickup because they already signed it when they applied to become an annual member.

Road Closures

  • Donner Pass Road/Old Highway 40 / Lincoln Highway
    • Saturday July 18 from 7am-830 am
    • Sunday  July 19 from 7am-1pm
    • Closed from South Shore drive to Sugar Bowl Road